|2016 Canon Media Awards|
|Awarded for||Excellence in New Zealand print and online media.|
|Sponsored by||Canon New Zealand|
|Date||20 May 2016|
|Location||Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, Wellington|
|Hosted by||Newspaper Publishers' Association|
The 2016 Canon Media Awards were hosted by the New Zealand Newspaper Publishers' Association on Friday 20 May 2016 at Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa in Wellington, New Zealand. The Newspaper of the Year was The New Zealand Herald, and the Reporter of the Year was Matt Nippert of The New Zealand Herald.
Photographer of the Year: Stephen Parker, Rotorua Daily Post
Videographer of the year: Iain McGregor, The Press
Best feature video: Mike Scott, Fairfax Media
Best portrait photo: Stephen Parker, Rotorua Daily Post
Best sports photo: Stephen Parker, Rotorua Daily Post
Business: Anne Gibson, The New Zealand Herald
General: Michelle Duff, Your Weekend
Politics: Jane Clifton, NZ Listener
Best headline: No Winner
Best investigation: Faces of Innocents Project Team, Fairfax Media
Best editorial campaign or project: Forgotten Millions, The New Zealand Herald
Best innovation in storytelling: Money in Politics, The New Zealand Herald
Website of the year: The Wireless
Best news site or app: TVNZ One News Now, www.tvnz.co.nz/one-news
Best sports site: nzherald.co.nz/sport
Best lifestyle / entertainment site: The Spinoff, www.thespinoff.co.nz
Best blog site: Public Address
Best digital artwork or graphics: Harkanwal Singh, insights.nzherald.co.nz
Best newspaper front page: The New Zealand Herald
Best Newspaper Inserted Magazine (NiM): Your Weekend, Fairfax Media
Newspaper of the year +30,000: The New Zealand Herald
Weekly newspaper of the year: Waikato Times Weekend
Canon Newspaper of the Year: Waikato Times and Waikato Times Weekend
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